|Great Egret||Juab Co.|
|"Bewick's" Swan||Box Elder Co.|
|Ross's Goose||Juab Co.|
|Greater Scaup||Washington Co.|
|Hooded Merganser||Box Elder Co., Washington Co.|
|RED-SHOULDERED HAWK||Iron Co.|
|Barn Owl||Davis Co.|
|Northern Mockingbird||Davis Co.|
|HARRIS'S SPARROW||Juab Co., Salt Lake Co., Weber Co.|
Compiler: Mark Stackhouse
Transcriber: Mark Stackhouse
Large numbers of HOODED MERGANSERS continue to be seen at Willard Bay, with at least 10 seen on Sunday, 12/12 (BS,MS).
At the Antelope Island Causeway, a BARN OWL was seen flying at mid-day near the causeway entrance on Sunday, 12/12. On the same day, the NORTHERN MOCKINGBIRD, which was reported last week, was seen at the marina at Antelope Island (BS,MS).
Other birds seen recently at Fish Springs NWR include a ROSS'S GOOSE, which was seen at least through Thursday, 12/09, and two GREAT EGRETS, including one which was seen on Monday, 12/13 (JB).
|December 16:||Kanab; Harry Barber; (435) 644-2666|
|December 17:||Cedar City; Steve Hedges; (435) 586-2401|
|December 18:||Logan; Keith Archibald; (435) 752-8258|
Ogden; John Bellmon; (801) 444-3704
Provo; Merrill Webb; (801) 224-6113
Silver Reef; Marilyn Davis; (435) 673-0996
|December 19:||Salt Lake City; Mark Stackhouse; (801) 486-2221|
|December 20:||Escalante; Marilyn Davis; (435) 673-0996|
|December 26:||Heber City; Randy Cox; (435) 654-3030|
|December 27:||Zion National Park; Marilyn Davis; (435) 673-0996|
|December 28:||St. George; Charlie Sheard; (435) 879-2210|
|January 1:||Jordan River; Jeanne LeBer; (801) 532-7384|
|January 2:||Fish Springs NWR; Jay Banta; (801) 522-5353|
This concludes the Utah Bird Report for Tuesday, December 14, 1999.
Observers: JB=Jay Banta, CG=Carol Gwynn, JK=Josh Kreitzer, IP=Ingrid Paine, TS=Terry Sadler, BS=Bethany Stackhouse, MS=Mark Stackhouse, PS=Priscilla Summers, HT=Heidi Tangerman
Please report your sightings by calling the Utah Birdline at: (801) 538-4730 or by e-mail to [email protected]
You may e-mail questions and comments to [email protected] or you may call (801) 487-9453.